Melanopsis (Canthidomus) bouei var. megacantha Handmann, 1887

Neubauer, Thomas A., 2016, A nomenclator of extant and fossil taxa of the Melanopsidae (Gastropoda, Cerithioidea), ZooKeys 602, pp. 1-358: 172

publication ID

http://dx.doi.org/10.3897/zookeys.602.8136

publication LSID

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persistent identifier

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scientific name

Melanopsis (Canthidomus) bouei var. megacantha Handmann, 1887
status

 

Taxon classification Animalia Sorbeoconcha Melanopsidae

Melanopsis (Canthidomus) bouei var. megacantha Handmann, 1887 

Original source.

Handmann 1887: 36, pl. 8, figs 13-15.

Type horizon.

Pannonian, zone B–D, late Miocene.

Type locality.

“Leobersdorf”, Austria.

Remarks.

Originally the gender was indicated as masculine ( “megacanthus”), but Melanopsis  is feminine, which is why the name must be corrected to " megacantha  ".